Marina started her 18 years of dance training at Limelite in Wethersfield, CT in 1993. She has since dedicated herself to dance. She has studied jazz, tap, hip hop, ballet, lyrical, and pointe. In 2006 she became a member of her high school dance team and was elected captain for the three following years, where she choreographed two plus dances a week for various sports games, school functions, town fundraisers and pep rallies. Through limelite, she has been involved in classes at Broadway Dance Center in New York City, where she was introduced to dancers such as Frank Hatchett and Slam, as well as participated in Starbound competitions, where she placed at high gold and platinum. She has recently participated in the Rockette Experience dance classes in New York City.

 

Currently Marina is going into her third year of college at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, CT this fall where she majors in elementary education in the mathematics department. Here she has also been a part of the CCSU dance team. Marina continues to instruct young students in dancing alongside Tracy in her Guilford, CT studio. She loves working with children and is excited to start a new year at Limelite Dance Studio.

Marina Gallicchio , Instructor